Introduction

This guide illustrates how to replace the LG VX5300 keypad.

Image 1/3: Using the iPod opener, remove the battery. Disclaimer: Light force may be necessary. Image 2/3: Using the iPod opener, remove the battery. Disclaimer: Light force may be necessary. Image 3/3: Using the iPod opener, remove the battery. Disclaimer: Light force may be necessary.
  • Carefully slide battery cover off in a downward direction.

  • Using the iPod opener, remove the battery. Disclaimer: Light force may be necessary.

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  • Using a Phillips #0 screwdriver, remove the five screws from the back cover and carefully set them aside.

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  • Using the iPod opener, carefully lift the back cover off.

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Image 1/2: Look to the following photo for the location of the two sensor bars. Image 2/2: Without disconnecting the orange wire, carefully flip the computer chip over and lay flat on the table, exposing the keypad.
  • Before touching anything inside the phone: it is crucial that you are very cautious when working around the wiring and sensor bars.

  • Look to the following photo for the location of the two sensor bars.

  • Without disconnecting the orange wire, carefully flip the computer chip over and lay flat on the table, exposing the keypad.

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Image 1/2: If sensor bars behind the volume and camera buttons fall out, gently put them back in place behind the buttons. Image 2/2: If sensor bars behind the volume and camera buttons fall out, gently put them back in place behind the buttons.
  • Carefully remove the keypad and replace with the new keypad.

  • If sensor bars behind the volume and camera buttons fall out, gently put them back in place behind the buttons.

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  • Carefully set the computer chip back in place.

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  • Place the back cover back on and secure it with the screws.

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Image 1/2: Slide the back cover on the phone. Image 2/2: Slide the back cover on the phone.
  • Insert the battery.

  • Slide the back cover on the phone.

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